(New Orleans, LA / June 22, 2015) Craig L. Caesar received the President's Award at the Louisiana State Bar Association's (LSBA) annual meeting, held on June 11.
Mr. Caesar, a shareholder in the New Orleans office of Baker Donelson, was recognized for his exemplary work with the Lawyers Assistance Program, Inc. (LAP), an organization which provides services and resources to lawyers, judges and other members of the legal community who are dealing with depression, substance abuse and mental health challenges. He has served as chair of the LSBA's Committee on Alcohol and Drug Abuse and as chair of LAP's Executive Committee.
A Fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America, Mr. Caesar has more than 35 years of experience representing regional and national clients in health care, marine product manufacturing, telecommunications and financial services industries. He has been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America since 2005 and in Louisiana Super Lawyers since 2007, and was named among the "Top 50 New Orleans Lawyers" in the 2015 edition of Louisiana Super Lawyers.
About the Louisiana State Bar Association
The Louisiana State Bar Association assists its more than 22,000 members in the practice of law. The statewide association, as part of its multi-faceted mission, promotes and maintains access to justice initiatives for the state’s residents, assists the Louisiana Supreme Court in its regulation of the practice of law, upholds the honor of the courts and the profession, and supports programs that increase public understanding of and respect for the law.